Last modified: Tuesday, February 7, 2006
IU Alumni Association awards scholarships worth $270,000 to IU students
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Feb. 7, 2006
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — The Indiana University Alumni Association awarded 243 scholarships worth more than $270,000 to IU students from July 2004 to June 2005. In its history, the IUAA has awarded more than $3.1 million in scholarships to IU students.
"I praise those who give and those who raise the funds for scholarships. I can think of nothing more important for a person to do with his or her discretionary income than to support those who want to improve their knowledge," said Ken Beckley, president and chief executive officer of the IU Alumni Association.
Students can visit http://alumni.indiana.edu/programs/scholarships/ for more information about scholarships offered through the IU Alumni Association.
The Indiana University Alumni Association serves the university and its more than 475,000 living graduates through programs, services and communications. One of the nation's largest alumni organizations, the IUAA strives daily to connect alumni and serve IU. For more information, visit http://www.alumni.indiana.edu or call 800-824-3044.